Narxoz University was founded in 1963, in the period of ambitious targets, large-scale reforms and great achievements. Match for the time, a progress of the University has been rapid – from the foundation till the All-Union recognition has passed only a few years.

The whole process of the birth and development of higher economic education system of Kazakhstan is monitored in the history of the formation of Narxoz. University became the alma mater for several generations of successful economists, financiers, managers and businessmen. Having won the respect and recognition at an early stage of its existence, the University in the period of half a century is committed to high standards of work and strives for new outstanding achievements.

By conserving the history and tradition carefully, the university aims for future achievements and continues to complete its noble mission - to train the leaders of the communities, the nation and the world through high-quality education and research.